Not Rated | | Drama, Romance
After living a life marked by coldness, an aging professor is forced to confront the emptiness of his existence.
Included among the "1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die", edited by Steven Schneider.
Professor Isak Borg:
What are you writing in my book?
The Examiner: My verdict.
Professor Isak Borg: And that is?
The Examiner: That you are incompetent.
Professor Isak Borg: Incompetent?
The Examiner: You are also accused of some minor but still serious offenses. Callousness, selfishness, ruthlessness. Your wife has made the charge.
When they are in the car and the professor told Marianne about his dreams, about him living although he is already dead. Marianne then tells him what she was thinking, earlier, when they met his mother. She had referred to his thoughts being a living dead although he just told his dreams, she did not know anything about his dreams before they met his mother.